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Legal 500, 2022

01 June 2023 - Announcement

Harbottle & Lewis recognises reputation management and venture capital talent with double partner promotion

01 June 2023: Harbottle & Lewis has announced the promotion of Amy Bradbury and Tom Macleod to partner with effect from 1st June. Amy Bradbury joined the firm in 2013 as an associate, and acts for clients ranging from corporate…

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31 May 2023 - Announcement

Harbottle & Lewis tax partner Gary Ashford named president of the CIOT

May 2023: Harbottle & Lewis tax partner Gary Ashford has been appointed as president of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) –  the leading UK body for taxation professionals – for 2023-24. A former tax inspector at HMRC, Gary has…

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22 May 2023 - Announcement

Harbottle & Lewis wins at the Tolley’s Taxation Awards 2023

The Harbottle & Lewis Private Client Tax team have been awarded ‘Best Private Client Tax Practice’ at the Tolley’s Taxation Awards 2023 on 18 May at the Royal Lancaster London. The ‘Best Private Client Tax Practice’ category was made up…

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17 May 2023 - Announcement

Harbottle & Lewis advises Smart on $95m Series E Funding

Harbottle & Lewis has advised Smart, the London-headquartered fintech transforming the global retirement savings market, on its $95m Series E funding round led by Aquiline Capital Partners LLC, a private investment firm based in New York and London. Existing investors…

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04 April 2023 - News

Privacy Laws Help Victims of “Revenge Porn” Tackle Real Cost of Criminal Offending

A successful civil case has highlighted how privacy law is being brought to bear against reported rises in the un-consensual and abusive sharing or sale of private intimate images and films. While the criminal law was clarified in 2015 and…

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04 April 2023 - News

Interesting times ahead for privacy law reform in Australia

On 16 February 2023 the Australian Government Attorney-General’s Department released its Privacy Act Review Report 2022 (the “Report”) on Australia’s privacy laws. The review covered a wide range of areas largely relating to data protection issues but also one of…

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